Archive: April 2013

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RFU Championship semi-final 1 preview

RFU Championship semi-final 1 preview

30/04/2013

The RFU Championship season reaches the knockout stages this weekend with Bedford Blues entertaining Nottingham (Saturday May 4, KO 3pm) and Leeds Carnegie at home to Newcastle Falcons (Monday May 6, KO 3.15pm) in the first installment of the two-legged...

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McGeechan proud of Lions standing at top of the sport

McGeechan proud of Lions standing at top of the sport

30/04/2013

Lions legend and Leeds Carnegie Chairman Sir Ian McGeechan believes the British and Irish Lions are now the greatest side in world rugby in terms of their standing in the game.Warren Gatland announced his squad today for the tour to...

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Former player heads for new challenge

Former player heads for new challenge

30/04/2013

Former Leeds Carnegie young star Oli Denton is taking a break from his rugby career in the coming weeks as he heads to Africa to work on a volunteer programme in Uganda. Denton, who is the younger brother of former...

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Leeds Rugby Annual Golf classic

Leeds Rugby Annual Golf classic

30/04/2013

This year's Leeds Rugby Golf Classic in Association with Benfield Ford and Sports ID will take place on Monday 3rd June at De Vere Oulton Hall. The Classic is your opportunity to spend time with the players for the Leeds...

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British & Irish Cup undergoes restructure ahead of new season

British & Irish Cup undergoes restructure ahead of new season

29/04/2013

The British & Irish Cup will undergo a revision to the current structure for the 2013-14 season, moving from 32 teams to 24, playing in six pools of four. Following the restructure, four Principality Premiership teams will now represent Wales...

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Bank Holiday Opening Hours

Bank Holiday Opening Hours

29/04/2013

Leeds Rugby have confirmed their opening hours for the Bank Holiday Weekend for the Ticket Sales Office, Leeds Rugby Store at Headingley Carnegie Stadium and Leeds Rugby Offices. Saturday 4th May Ticket Office 9am-12noon Leeds Rugby Store (Headingley Carnegie...

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Minimum Standards Criteria Audit results

Minimum Standards Criteria Audit results

29/04/2013

The Rugby Football Union's Board of Directors has considered the findings of the independent audit report requested by semi-finalists Bedford Blues, Leeds Carnegie, Newcastle Falcons and Nottingham Rugby, which determines a club's eligibility for promotion to the Aviva Premiership in...

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